Davies, Larry and Karlene 2020-01-10

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This interview features Larry and Karlene Davies as they discuss farming and American Agriculture. In this interview, Mr. Davies describes protesting in Chillicothe, Illinois and his involvement with the American Agriculture Movement.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Larry and Karlene Davies

Additional Parties Recorded: n/a

Date: January 10, 2020

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: Robert Weaver

Length: 01:02:46 (1 hour, 2 minutes)


Introduction and background information; Protesting in Chillicothe; Problems with the FHA; Involvement with the American Ag movement; farm foreclosures; Getting loans to farm; Farm tariffs and thoughts on the Trump administration

Access Information

Original Recording Format: born digital audio

Recording Format Notes: audio CD recording available for listening in our Reading Room

Transcript: found here: https://hdl.handle.net/10605/360302

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